Posted in March 2014

Another One Bites the Dust

Although museums are founded as durable institutions with long future lives, reports continually surface about museums on the brink or about to close.  For example, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles has teetered on the brink of bankruptcy for the past half decade, a situation resolved only recently.  (The co-chair of its board … Continue reading

Acadian Museum of Prince Edward Island

Miscouche, Prince Edward Island, Canada Quick Review The Acadian Museum tells the history and culture of the Acadian community of Canada, with an emphasis on the Acadian community in Prince Edward Island (Acadians also live in New Brunswick and the U.S. state of Louisiana.)  This simple, but well-presented museum, begins telling its story in the … Continue reading